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“We have been prohibited from spying…

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It has been reported that a man was brought before Abdullah bin Mas`ud (May Allah be pleased with him) because his beard was giving out smell of wine.

Ibn Mas`ud said:

“We have been prohibited from spying (on Muslims) and finding faults (with them). But we can take to task only and only if the sin is overt.

[Abu Dawud and the hadith is hasan sahih and meets the condition of bukhari and muslim].

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July 25, 2010 at 11:00 am

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